Working meeting between Oleg Grygoriuk, Chairman of the MTWTU, and Yuriy Lytvyn, Head of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority

A working meeting was held at the MTWTU office between the MTWTU Chairman, Oleg Grygoriuk, and the Head of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority, Yuriy Lytvyn.

MTWTU represented Ukraine in the Portworkers Development Programme

With the assistance of the Marine Transport Workers’ Trade Union of Ukraine, the MTWTU and the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority represented Ukraine in the Portworker Development Programme in Bulk Terminals (PDPII), launched by the International Labour Organization. The training took place at the Busan Port Training Institute, which is the best expert institution for training port workers in Korea.

Solidarity Beyond Borders: European Trade Unions Support Ukraine

The Marine Transport Workers' Trade Union of Ukraine (MTWTU) participated in the Trade Union Summit for Ukraine organized by the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC). It took place on April 22-23 in Lublin (Poland) and brought together about 120 representatives of various European trade unions.

Today is World Day for Safety and Health at Work

The Marine Transport Workers' Trade Union of Ukraine held a meeting of authorized representatives on occupational safety and health dedicated to the World Day for Safety and Health at Work.

Busy school holidays for children of Izmail port workers

Holidays are not only a time of rest from school workloads, but also a period of exciting adventures and cultural enrichment. Thanks to the initiative of the Local Trade Union Organization of the Izmail Sea Commercial Port, the port workers' children were able to enjoy bright activities aimed at their development and fun.

The MTWTU took part in the SEKO Maritime Section Congress

The MTWTU took part in the Congress of the Maritime Section of the SEKO sister trade union (Sweden). The leaders of this trade union were among the first to support the MTWTU since the beginning of Russia's aggression.

Meeting in the Norwegian Parliament

Oleg Grygoriuk,Chairman of the Marine Transport Workers' Trade Union (MTWTU), met with Ine Marie Eriksen Søreide, the Head of the Committee on International Relations in the Norwegian Parliament. Eriksen Søreide has played significant roles in the Norwegian government, notably as the Foreign Minister from 2017 to 2021, becoming the first woman to hold this position. Previously, she served as the Minister of Defence from 2013 to 2017. As a member of the Conservative Party, she was elected to the Parliament from Oslo in 2005.

Supporting Transport Workers - MTWTU members

At the MTWTU's initiative and with the assistance of the ITF-ETF SOLIDARITY FUND, Ukrainian transport workers, MTWTU members, will receive assistance in the form of 1,500 food sets.

Solidarity – doker's mentality!

Канадські портовики з Міжнародної спілки берегових робітників і складських служб (ILWU) висловили солідарну підтримку українським колегам із Дунайського регіону, які сьогодні працюють в екстремально тяжких умовах через війну в Україні.

Safety Comes First

MTWTU has handed over reflective vests to the Izmail port

Introduction to Ukrainian Danube Shipping and Its opportunities

A meeting with sailors was held at the Maritime Union Center, during which "Ukrainian Danube Shipping Company" was presented.

Psychological Approach to Motivation: Top Practices

As part of the project, another informational meeting was held on modern approaches to motivating trade union membership and creating a favorable social and psychological climate in teams and the trade union environment for MTWTU members - local leaders, members of trade union committees, and active members of the Union.

Leadership and Motivation: Delivering Results

The Marine Transport Workers' Trade Union of Ukraine and the Danish Trade Union 3F are implementing their second joint project.

Dear friends, we are 32 years old!

Thank you for being a part of the great family of MTWTU!

MTWTU and Danish Trade Union 3F: Updating labor legislation and social dialogue

On the way to joining the EU, Ukraine has to implement European legislation and European norms into Ukrainian legislation. Therefore, the process of updating labor legislation is currently underway, including discussions on the projects of the Labor Code, the law on social dialogue, collective labor disputes, and many other regulatory legal acts related to labor relations.

UNION SOLIDARITY FUND: допомога українським транспортникам не припиниться

Відбулося чергове засідання Наглядової ради UNION SOLIDARITY

FUND, заснованого Міжнародною федерацією транспортників (ІТF) та Європейською

федерацією транспортників (ETF) для допомоги українським профспілкам, які є

членськими організаціями обох федерацій.

"We must not lose the industry either in 2024 or at all," Oleg Grygoriuk

In recent years, Ukrainians have become accustomed to bad news from the sea, which Russia has turned into a source of threat. But Ukraine is a maritime state, and our sailors are the elite of world shipping. Oleg Grygoriuk, Hed of MTWTU, told UNIAN how they live, what problems they solve and how the government hinders them.

VI засідання Центральної ради ПРМТУ

В Одесі пройшло VI засідання Центральної ради ПРМТУ.

ПРМТУ поновлює на роботі незаконно звільнених спілчан

Наприкінці 2022 року, одразу після деокупації міста Херсон, відбулося масове вивільнення працівників Херсонської філії ДП «Адміністрація морських портів України» за новою нормою КЗпП України — п.6 ч.1 ст.41 (неможливість забезпечення працівників роботою внаслідок бойових дій).

Здоров’я працівників морського транспорту України - у центрі уваги

7 листопада в Одесі за підтримки Професійної спілки робітників морського транспорту України в рамках спільного проєкту Координаційного центру допомоги морякам (КЦДМ) та Міжнародної організації праці (МОП), відбувся круглий стіл на тему «Охорона праці та здоров’я робітників морського транспорту України: запобігання розповсюдженню ВІЛ, мобінгу та дискримінації».

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